Fraudulent Social Media Post
On 7/15/2022 the Chambersburg Police Department was notified of a fraudulent post in the Facebook Community Group, Chambersburg/Franklin County PA and Close Surrounding Area Only Yardsale. This post claims the CPD homicide unit is seeking assistance from the public in identifying two individuals for a 2022 homicide. Crimestoppers was listed in this post as a link to click on to provide tips. CPD is currently not investigating any homicides, nor are there any awards available for open CPD investigations. Individuals with any information pertaining to any CPD investigation should submit their information by contacting the Chambersburg Police Department directly by calling 717-264-4131 or leaving a tip on Crimewatch. Both Facebook and the Chambersburg/Franklin County PA and Close Surrounding Area Only Yardsale group have been notified about this post.
**Note: There have been cases and may be criminal cases in the future when the Chambersburg Police Department may partner with the Franklin County Crime Solvers. Their website is www.crimesolvers.tips/ and Facebook site is Franklin County Crime Solvers. The Chambersburg Police Department requests that any inquiry into a criminal investigation or reward for information be directed to the Chambersburg Police Department Crimewatch page, Facebook page, or the Franklin County Crime Solvers website or Facebook page.